NBC may be close to a deal to acquire Paramount's new Leeza Gibbons/John Tesh talkshow for its daytime sked next June, sources familiar with the proposed sale said yesterday.
Lifetime Television and ACI, a consortium of eight U.S. producers, have concluded a deal that will see the basic cable service exclusively license the off-net cable rights to 12 telepix. The sale of…
USA Network notched its sixth first-place prime time ratings finish in the last 10 months during October, topping all of the other basic cable networks for the honor.
Disappointed by its performance this season with one-hour dramas, ABC will take a "different direction" in specifically targeting Saturday night in its development plans for next year, according to…
In many ways, "Top Girls" by Caryl Churchill offers a good example of how to move a play to the small screen, but the play's humor has not survived the transfer. Still, if one can endure the first…
Robert Blake will star in "The John List Story," a CBS movie from Republic Pictures Prods., marking the actor's first role in seven years following what was described as a self-imposed hiatus.
"The Simpsons' " Halloween special last Thursday scared up the Fox Broadcasting Co. hit's best rating since March, while CBS' "Knots Landing" premiered with a not-so-steamy 12.3 rating, 21 share…
"Hard Copy" producer Audrey Lavin alleges she received nearly 250 death threats from fans of shock jock Howard Stern after one of her stories portrayed Stern as a bully on the Oct. 2 seg of the TV…
Television Program Enterprises will cease production on the new 30-minute strip version of "Star Search" at the end of January, insiders confirmed Friday.
Let the David Letterman sweepstakes begin ... officially.
NBC will air a two-hour "Laugh-In's 25th Anniversary Special" during February , featuring clips and appearances by members of the original cast.